Jewelry Production & Office Intern - College CreditBookmark This
Madyha Farooqui Jewelry
64 W 48th St
New York, NY
DescriptionMadyha Farooqui Jewelry is a small company, with extensive press coverage & exclusive retailers.
As an intern you will be involved in all aspects of the business, with the primary focus on jewelry production in the Diamond District and nearby and office support (ie interacting with clients, editors, vendors & manufacturers). We are launching a popup shop in March and this will be an opportunity to learn about partnerships, merchandising, press, retail sales, event planning & brand building.
Assist in production of the jewelry
Assist in sourcing materials
Liaise with our various vendors/manufacturers
Interact with clientele
Learn about diamonds and precious metals
Learn intimately how the jewelry is made
Learn about all the on-goings in a small business
Support daily office tasks
Work closely with the owner & one staff member
Pays a tipend $15 daily & a monthly metrocard
Or we can offer for course credit
Requirements4 months, 2-3 days a week. Ideal candidate has an interest in fashion, production/manufacturing & jewelry.
Enrolled in or graduate of a BA/BFA degree program.
Knowledge of Excel & PowerPoint.
Organized, detail oriented, excellent note & record keeping.
Well spoken, articulate & well turned-out.
Knowledge of jewelry making or gems is a plus.
Knowledge of Adobe PhotoShop, Illustrator & CAD/RHINO for jewelry a plus.
Ability to render jewelry, a plus.
Experience in retail sales, a plus.
2 letters of recommendation: academic faculty, past or present emploer, previous internship, etc